The Song of All Songs

I'm just a girl who loves; let me show you my world.

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So Loved

I am so loved.

I sit in the sanctuary, taut and tired, a nervous wreck.

Erika comes to crouch by my chair, and begins to prattle on about wearing a wetsuit in the pool, wearing fins and a snorkel.

She makes me laugh, and my shoulders loosen.

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No Matter What

I’m getting baptized next Sunday. Proclaiming my faith to my community. Promising to live my life in a Godly way. No matter what.

There was a meeting yesterday to prepare us, to explain a little bit of what to expect. My pastor is going to ask us three questions.  Continue reading

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Busy Bees

I’ve got a lot going on in my life right now.

I’ve got a new full-time job (my first actual permanent, not-during-studies job); I’ve convinced my tastebuds that I like tea; I’ve still got 18 whole books to read; I am in the process of revamping my entire wardrobe in order to go from college student to professional woman (and let me tell you, that is not a cheap process); I’m saving up for a new computer; I’m saving up to move out of my parents; I’m buying my car off my dad; and I’m finally going to start to be able to go to church again. Continue reading

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I Spent the Night with Channing Tatum

I just finished watching a chick-flick marathon. With tons of junk food. Wrapped in a blanket. Cuddling my cat. Yes, ladies, you know exactly why I did so. But another reason might be that Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and it fast approaches to punch me in the face with my own singleness. Continue reading